The Polynesian goddess of night, darkness and death; queen of the underworld. She is called 'Great Lady of the Night'. Hine-nui-te-Po is the daughter of Tane and Hina. When she learned that Tane, who took her as his wife, was also her father, she fled to the underworld where she rules ever since.

The Polynesian goddess of night, darkness and death; queen of the underworld. She is called 'Great Lady of the Night'. Hine-nui-te-Po is the daughter of Tane and Hina. When she learned that Tane, who took her as his wife, was also her father, she fled to the underworld where she rules ever since.

Te Whiti o Tu - The story of two sisters. Rehutai (mist of the breaking surf) and Tangimoana (the voice of the breaking surf) 2004

Te Whiti o Tu - The story of two sisters. Rehutai (mist of the breaking surf) and Tangimoana (the voice of the breaking surf) 2004

Te Whiti o Tu - Maori Legend - Read the story here - http://www.teara.govt.nz/en/artwork/12076/rehutai-and-tangimoana

Te Whiti o Tu - Maori Legend - Read the story here - http://www.teara.govt.nz/en/artwork/12076/rehutai-and-tangimoana

B.WAIPUKAart | Papatuanuku | Maori | Maori Artist | New Zealand Art | Buy Prints…

B.WAIPUKAart | Papatuanuku | Maori | Maori Artist | New Zealand Art | Buy Prints…

Acrylic and Oil on Canvas : Hinepukohurangi and Hinewai.  Read the story - http://allpoetry.com/poem/2554570-Uenuku-and-the-Mist---a-Maori-legend.-by-hugh_wyles

Acrylic and Oil on Canvas : Hinepukohurangi and Hinewai. Read the story - http://allpoetry.com/poem/2554570-Uenuku-and-the-Mist---a-Maori-legend.-by-hugh_wyles

Joel Nicholls Kura Gallery Maori Art Design New Zealand Aotearoa Printmaker Digital Kokako

Joel Nicholls Kura Gallery Maori Art Design New Zealand Aotearoa Printmaker Digital Kokako

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